Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Tudors and the English Throne

One of my favourite periods of history is Tudor England. Over the next few months I would like to share some of that knowledge with other people who share my interests or might be interested in learning more. This month’s … Continue reading

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Why History Should Be Taught

Last week I wrote about why I think history is disliked. Just to make it clear, I am not against history. I thoroughly support the study of history and to add some balance, this week I am talking about why history … Continue reading

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Why History is so Disliked

In case you haven’t gathered from reading this blog, I’m interested in history and like it . . . a lot. So I am often surprised when I hear someone say something along the lines of “I don’t like history” … Continue reading

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Happily Ever After

“And they all lived happily ever after” is the way many fairy tales are taught to children as indeed they were to me. And to this day I generally like books which have a happy ending. If you gave me … Continue reading

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Ants

Ants and I have a love-hate relationship. Well actually it is more of an amazement of how they can sense whenever I leave food out and hate that they consider my food to belong to them when in reality I … Continue reading

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